Irradiations: Sand and Spray (The New Poetry Series). John Gould FLETCHER.

Irradiations: Sand and Spray (The New Poetry Series)

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1915. First edition. Octavo. Printed green paper over stiff wrappers; xiv, [5], 3-59, [1] pp. The Southern Imagist poet's first book, which was one of the first titles Amy Lowell - the book's dedicatee - published as part of her New Poetry Series with Houghton. Fletcher was the first Southern poet to win the Pulitzer Prize and was later linked with the Southern Agrarian movement. He committed suicide in 1950. The chipped wrappers are present but are no longer attached at the spine; spine browned; dark offsetting between two of the preface pages from old newsprint and between the rear endpaper and pastedown. A Good copy of a fragile item. Item #02689

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